there is a democratic opening happening in turkey that aims to bring comprehensive political solutions to the whole issue. that is why part of this process, it is quite likely right now, you can see some kind of solution, if not right now, very soon, we could see progress on democratic rights and democratic issues regarding turkey's kurdish population and also that we can see pkk laying down its arms quite soon. >> the rhetoric is the easy bit. you look at the reports coming in daily. we had more today. there will be more tomorrow, no doubt, on a tax, fair enough, by both sides of each other of which points to exactly the opposite. >> what is going on right now is very much friary. but if you remember, for example, two months ago we were pretty close to that phase.